TWAS is seeking nominations for the 2018 TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize

The call for nominations for the 2018 TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize is now open.

TWAS, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) – for the advancement of science in developing countries is inviting nominations for the 2018 TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize.

The Prize, sponsored by Lenovo, has been established to give international recognition and visibility to outstanding scientific achievements made by scientists living and working in the developing countries.

In 2018 the prize will be given for outstanding achievements in Engineering Sciences.

The Prize carries a monetary award of USD100,000 provided by Lenovo, as well as a medal and a certificate highlighting the recipient's major contributions. The prize will be presented at a special ceremony arranged by TWAS.

The deadline for receiving nominations is 16 April 2018.  

Further details on eligibility criteria and submission procedure are available online:

where the nomination form can also be downloaded.

TWAS-Lenovo Science Prize targets the most prestigious scientists in the field, therefore we rely on your discretion and scrutiny when nominating suitable candidates.

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